Alexandra Koukinova - Amaya (Night Rain)
Biscuit porcelain. The bodice is collected of embroidered with plated threads laces, and decorated by relief laces and beads. Sleeves, back and a fan are made of natural gas with hand painting on motives of Chinese engravings - a drawing simulates a tattoo.
The many-tier skirt is made of the beaded fringe strung by hand from gray and silver beads The suit is decorated by feathers of an ostrich and silver threads with beaded antiquarian drops. The fan is made of silver in “filigree” technique. The bracelet and earrings are made of silver under a special order. The hair dress is decorated by silver band crocheted by hand and decorated by beads.
Hair – real mohair.
Hand painting of a face.
LE 7; 24 inches tall
Alexandra Koukinova - The Butterfly | Carnival suit Art Deco | Biscuit porcelain. Velvet with silk pile. Silk with special texture. Panne. Natural silk fabric of special texture - atlas and chiffon. Boa of feathers of marabou. The bodice is decorated by compound ornamental embroidery, multi-colored velvet thread, beads and strasses.
The silk cloak in the form of wings of a butterfly is decorated by application. The headdress is decorated by an antiquarian beaded band, strasses and feathers of an exotic bird. Gloves of thin lacy mesh are decorated with gold lace. Shoes of real silk fabric with leather heels made on special technology, they are trimmed with silk cords, pastes and antiquarian decorative elements. The mask, is executed in a form of a butterfly of silk guipure, painted be hand and decorated with gold laces. Hand painting of a face.
LE 12; 24 inches tall